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Ask about our Duplex PVD offerings. Both Full and “Light” Duplex layers are available. Contact your Tool Dynamics representative to consider the appropriate coating for your application. Click here for the process sheet.

Advantages

  • Excellent Abrasion Resistance
  • Low Coefficient of Friction
  • Extended Tool Life

Typical Applications

  • Cutting Tools
  • Forming Tools
  • Deep Drawing
  • Blanking
  • High Strength Low Alloy
  • Injection Molding
  • Stainless Steel
  • Piercing

TiN [Titanium Nitride]

Microhardness:
2300HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.4
Max. Service Temp:
1112 °F / 600 °C

AlCrN [Aluminum Chromium Nitride]

Microhardness:
3200HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.35
Max. Service Temp:
2012 °F / 1100 °C

TiCN [Titanium Carbo-Nitride]

Microhardness:
3000HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.4
Max. Service Temp:
752 °F / 400 °C

WC/C [Tungsten Carbide/Carbon]

Microhardness:
1500HV0.05 / 1000HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.1–0.2
Max. Service Temp:
572 °F / 300 °C

CrN [Chromium Nitride]

Microhardness:
1750HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.5
Max. Service Temp:
1292 °F / 700 °C

DLC [Diamond-Like Carbon]

Microhardness:
>2000HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.1–0.2
Max. Service Temp:
662 °F / 350 °C

TiAlN [Titanium Aluminum Nitride]

Microhardness:
3300HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.3–0.35
Max. Service Temp:
1652 °F / 900 °C

TiAlNx [Titanium Aluminum Nitride]

Microhardness:
3400HV0.05
Coefficient of Friction:
0.3–0.35
Max. Service Temp:
1652 °F / 900 °C
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